The Kyosho Lotus 1 Set is now available at Japan Booster…

Kyosho Lotus 1 at Japan BoosterNew Kyosho is always a treat, especially when it is a fresh new set of castings.  After some recycled castings in the last Lamborghini, VW and Porsche sets, Kyosho has now released its first Lotus set.And it is a wonderfully array of old and new cars, from the iconic Europa … Continue reading The Kyosho Lotus 1 Set is now available at Japan Booster…

It’s not Ferrari, but it will do just fine: The Hot Wheels Exotics 5-pack…

Isn't it about this time of the year that the new Ferrari 5-pack always came out?I think fall is normally the right time, but obviously we won't see one this year.  So whether or not the Exotics 5-pack was released to fill that void, I have no idea.  What I do know is this pack … Continue reading It’s not Ferrari, but it will do just fine: The Hot Wheels Exotics 5-pack…

First Look: The Brand-New ’67 Ford Bronco, Lotus Esprit S1 Submarine, and the rest of 2014 Hot Wheels Retro Entertainment Batch E…

These just arrived from Wheel Collectors, and since then we have been trying to figure out how to start this post. We could start with "Shaken, not stirred".Or we could give you Blue Steel.Of course we could start by signing the praises of doughnuts.We could always just show a pic of our fantastic sideburns.But alas, … Continue reading First Look: The Brand-New ’67 Ford Bronco, Lotus Esprit S1 Submarine, and the rest of 2014 Hot Wheels Retro Entertainment Batch E…

Just Unveiled: Hot Wheels 2015 A & B Case models, including the Toyota Supra, Dodge Charger 500, Lotus Esprit, and the return of Snoopy…

Things are emerging so fast, it is hard to keep up.Just last night, Hot Wheels 2015 Batch A and, according to the seller, B Case cars popped up on ebay, and while we knew about some, we didn't know about others.  Many models are listed, and we don't know if it is all of them … Continue reading Just Unveiled: Hot Wheels 2015 A & B Case models, including the Toyota Supra, Dodge Charger 500, Lotus Esprit, and the return of Snoopy…

Gathering Prep: One Matchbox exclusive model from each of the last 7 years, plus the first sneak peek of this year’s Dinner Model…

Exactly as week from now, we will be enjoying the Southwest in the great town of Albuquerque, New Mexico, with our fellow Matchbox nerds at the 12th Annual International Matchbox Collectors Gathering of Friends.We have already mentioned numerous times how much we enjoy this convention, so we are happily counting down the days.  And to … Continue reading Gathering Prep: One Matchbox exclusive model from each of the last 7 years, plus the first sneak peek of this year’s Dinner Model…

First Look: 2014 Hot Wheels Pagani Huayra in green…

Hot Wheels went all supercar in Batch G:Let's look.  Sesto Elemento in signature gunmetal gray (awesome), Alfa Romeo 8C in signature satin red (dope), Pagani Huayra in eye-popping green (nice), and that Lotus that could look good or bad but I wouldn't notice because I can't get over that horrible pinched nose.We've already seen the … Continue reading First Look: 2014 Hot Wheels Pagani Huayra in green…

Lamley News: 2014 Matchbox MBX Exotics 5-pack found in Australia…

Thanks friends for your patience last week.  Due to a hectic travel and meeting schedule last week, we had a rare weekday with no posts.  Not that it would cause riots in the street, but we try to keep the content fresh every day.  This week is also a hectic travel week, but this time … Continue reading Lamley News: 2014 Matchbox MBX Exotics 5-pack found in Australia…